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When Secretary of Defense Leon Panetta and Veterans Affairs Secretary Eric K. Shinseki met at the Pentagon earlier this week, EHRs was one of the topics on the table.
Being one of the healthiest states in the nation, North Dakota is also known for providing high-quality healthcare at a low cost, according to the Executive Director of North Dakota Medical...
Farzad Mostashari, the national health IT czar, discusses the push toward vendor compatibility and the “national treasure” that is meaningful use. cam girls live cam porn With live...
Both hospital and consumer groups are reacting positively to new federal rules meant to improve the effective use of the technology, and new electronic health records certification rules are released.
The Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services wants to get feedback on a list of 125 potential clinical quality measures for physicians and 49 potential measures for hospitals as part of its...
WASHINGTON – A new study by the Deloitte Center for Health Solutions indicates physicians are not using IT broadly to engage patients. No more than 20 percent of doctors are providing online...
Want doctors to read the alerts they receive in their electronic health records systems? Then make them more patient-specific and interesting to read. That's the skinny from a recent study published...
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Federal and state governments have paid providers more than $2.5 billion in incentive payments for meaningful use of electronic health records, according to the Centers for Medicare...
URBANA — A top University of Illinois entomologist and neuroscientist has been named director of the UI's Institute for Genomic Biology, pending approval by trustees next week.

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